The Story of Film: An Odyssey | 2010

Adaptation, Foreign
A 15-hour exploration of cinema's artistry with a global perspective from the silent era to the digital age.


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Follow the history of the movies from their earliest days in nickelodeons to the multi-plexes of today. Film historian Mark Cousins guides this 15-part tour of the history of cinema, filmed all over the globe and featuring film clips and interviews with the artists that shaped the movies like Kyoko Kagawa, Gus van Sant, Lars Von Trier, Wim Wenders, Bernardo Bertolucci, Robert Towne, Jane Campion and Claudia Cardinale.